Dragon Boat, Tremblent, Amnesia and More
In more news this week, Dragon Boat Festival announced that Down With Webster will headline their Sunday concerts. The other two acts for the day are still TBD.
Tremblant Festival International du Blues announces an excellent lineup yesterday which includes Ronnie Earl, James Cotton, Jimmie Vaughan, the Powder Blues Band, Buckwheat Zydeco, Jonas, King King, “Big Bill” Morganfield, The Slide Brothers, Jonathon “Boogie” Long, Quinn Sullivan, Joe Robinson, Steve Hill, Steve Strongman, Ben Racine, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Stooges Brass Band and Bonerama.
One other festival in the area that I’ve neglected to mention is the Amneisa Rockfest in Montebello which will be held on June 20 and 21 this year. If you like Blink-182, Motley Crue, Weezer, Alice in Chains, Billy Talent and Joan Jett (to name just a few of the long list of acts) then check out their website for more details.
Also this week, the Arboretum Arts + Music Festival issued their 1st Lineup Announcement with more to come. Acts will include Kevin Drew (of Broken Social Scene), Constantines, Chad VanGaalen, Hilotrons, Fiftymen, Julie Doiron and The Wooden Stars, Weaves, Steve Adamyk Band and many more.
Last, but not least, there is a benefit Rockin For Kitties Tribute to Danny Jensen concert being held at Mavericks on June 7. Event proceeds will go to the Hungry and Homeless Cat Rescue.